Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).
How far is Salt Lake City from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 589.658 miles
- 948.963 kilometers
- 512.399 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 589.879 miles
- 949.318 kilometers
- 512.591 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
|A||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City:||Los Angeles, CA|
|B||Salt Lake City International Airport|
|City:||Salt Lake City, UT|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Salt Lake City, UT
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (246 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Salt Lake City (SLC).